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David Hume Statue and St Giles Cathedral.

A photo of David Hume’s statue, sculpted by Alexander Stoddart (‘Sculptor in Ordinary to the Queen in Scotland’). The statue is situated in front of the High Court Building on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. 

[From the website of the artist:] “Heroic-scale bronze statue in strict neo-classical style, representing the philosopher “in the antique”. Unveiled in 1996 by Sir Stewart Sutherland. Saltire Society project.”


Public Domain image via Wikipedia Digital Commons (Wikimedia)

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